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8 Die in Separate Suicide Bomb Attacks in Borno

8 Die in Separate Suicide Bomb Attacks in Borno

The Borno Police Command on Monday said eight people have died in three separate suicide attacks in Maiduguri on Sunday night. The police said five suicide bombers, a Civilian JTF and two others died in the separate attacks at Garki Muna village and Kaleri area of Gwange. A statement by the command’s spokesman, Victor Esuku said, out of the five suicide bombers, three were male ...

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Niger Delta Avengers to Launch “Operation Walls of Jericho” and “Hurricane Joshua”

Niger Delta Avengers to Launch “Operation Walls of Jericho” and “Hurricane Joshua”

Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), the militant group that had claimed responsibility for many sabotage attacks in Niger Delta last year, said that it has asked its fighters to prepare to fight the “enemy” as  it claimed Nigerian authorities were not ready for dialogue. The Avengers declared a ceasefire last year after staging major attacks on oil facilities crippling Nigeria’s oil ...

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We Did not Raid Patience Jonathan’s House, We Went “With an Approved Search Warrant” – Police

We Did not Raid Patience Jonathan’s House, We Went “With an Approved Search Warrant” – Police

The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has denied that police personnel raided a residence belonging to the wife of former president Goodluck Jonathan,Patience. According to the Force spokesman, DCP Don Awunah, the police got a search warrant duly endorsed by a competent court of law to assist Federal Government’s assets recovery agents. “The police went there with an approved search warrant,” he said. He explained that ...

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Nigerians react as Pastor Adeboye retires

Nigerians react as Pastor Adeboye retires

It was shock when Pastor Adeboye announces his retirement as the General Overseer (GO), of The Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), Nigeria, in the early hours of January 7th, 2017. Read the full announcement here Pastor Adeboye, however immediately unveil his successor. He announced Pastor J.O Obayemi as the new G.O, and will oversee the affairs of the church here in Nigeria, while ...

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Pastor Adeboye retires and appoint new GO

Pastor Adeboye retires and appoint new GO

Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye has retired as the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Nigeria. Adeboye made the announcement during the church’s annual thanksgiving held at the 3km new auditorium on 7th January 2017. Here is the statement which was shared by Stealth Scouts. A PR company affiliated with the G.O “PASTOR E. A. ADEBOYE steps ...

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30-Man Robbery Gang Flee after Sighting Bishop Oyedepo’s Picture – Church Member Testifies

30-Man Robbery Gang Flee after Sighting Bishop Oyedepo’s Picture – Church Member Testifies

An 87-year-old woman who attends Living Faith Church Worldwide (Winners Chapel) testified that a 30-man robbery gang fled her house as soon as they saw the picture of the President of the mission, Bishop David Oyedepo. The twitter account of the church @WinnersChapelNL shared this story on the social media platform today. The church also explained why it used “87-year-young lady” in its tweet.

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Army to Launch “Operation Accord” to End Attacks by Herdsmen

Army to Launch “Operation Accord” to End Attacks by Herdsmen

The Acting Director of Information, Defence headquarters, Brig.-Gen. Rabe Abubakar, says the Army has concluded plans to launch “Operation Accord” to check illegalities of herdsmen. Abubakar, who was on tour of media locations in the country, disclosed this to newsmen in Warri, Delta on Friday. He said that the operation would be a mitigating instrument against the incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers. ...

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Diezani losses $153m to FG

Diezani losses $153m to FG

Former Nigerian oil minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke temporarily forfeited  $153.3 million  to the Nigerian government today. This was sequel to an order by a Federal High Court  in Lagos. The seized money, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was stolen from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and stashed in three banks in Nigeria, in US dollars and Naira. Out ...

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Kidnap suspects gang raped woman without condom after collecting N2m ransom in Edo

Kidnap suspects gang raped woman without condom after collecting N2m ransom in Edo

Arrested kidnappers in Edo State, disclosed how they kidnapped and raped a middle-aged woman repeatedly without using condom after collecting ransom from her family. The kidnappers are; Desmond Ozo (32), Innocent Lucky (27), Roland Ode (22), and Friday Dominion (26), major in kidnapping and raping women in the process, were arrested by the Operative of Edo State Police Command, on ...

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Aisha Buhari denies collecting monetary or material favors from the Nigeria High Commission in the UK

Aisha Buhari denies collecting monetary or material favors from the Nigeria High Commission in the UK

Yesterday, US based news platform, Sahara Reporters, posted a story on its website claiming Aisha Buhari and other key Nigerians allegedly use revenue generated from the Nigerian High Commission in the UK, to pay the hotel bills of Mrs Buhari’s large entourage during any of her visits to the UK. Part of the report reads; “Our inside sources in the ...

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Girl who ”cries blood” delivered of demons at T.B Joshua’s church

Girl who ''cries blood'' delivered of demons at T.B Joshua's church

This report was sent in by Ihechukwu Njoku, who writes for Synagogue Church. Read below… A YouTube video has emerged showing a young South African teen’s purported ‘deliverance’ at a Lagos-based church from a rare medical condition that caused her to cry actual tears of blood. “Shedding tears of real blood, molested by strange creatures in the dream, raped and ...

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Nigeria Police Force dismiss six officers in Wike’s security team

Nigeria Police Force dismiss six officers in Wike's security team

The Nigeria Police Force has dismissed six officers from Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, security team, after been accused of been used by the state governor to cause chaos during the gubernatorial election which was held in December 2016. The dismissed officers are Inspr. Eyong Victor, Sgt Peter Ekpo, Sgt Oguni Goodluck, Sgt Orji Nwoke, Sgt Okpe Ezekiel, and Sgt. ...

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Photos: 19 Nigerian ATM robbers arrested in Sharjah, UAE

Photos: 19 Nigerian ATM robbers arrested in Sharjah, UAE

Gangs of 19 Nigerian robbers, who targeted ATM vehicles and fled with Dh1.8 million, have been arrested, according to the Sharjah Police.According to Khaleej Times, the Nigerian robbers had come to the country on visit visas specifically to commit the robberies. They assaulted security guards accompanying the vehicles to carry out the robberies. Addressing a Press conference, Colonel Rashid bin ...

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Photos: Police parade suspected kidnappers of former Minister of Foreign affairs, Bagudu Hirse

Photos: Police parade suspected kidnappers of former Minister of Foreign affairs, Bagudu Hirse

Nigerian Police paraded five suspects, yesterday. The five suspects, including a woman, were involved in the kidnap of former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Amb Bagudu Hirse. Hirse was kidnapped in Kaduna on November 20th last year while paying a visit to a relative. See photos below:

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Nigeria Customs Service arraigns two Chinese Nationals in court for smuggling prohibited items

Nigeria Customs Service arraigns two Chinese Nationals in court for smuggling prohibited items

The Nigeria Customs Service, Zone A Ikeja, Lagos State, arraigned two Chinese smugglers, on December 29th, 2016. The smugglers identified as Mr. Shu Xiang Quan and Mr. wU Sheng He, and one Nigerian Mr, Ugochukwu Frank, were arraigned before Justice Mohammed Hassan of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos State. The three suspects are facing a four count charge of ...

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Security agents raid Patience Jonathan’s brother’s home in Abuja

Security agents raid Patience Jonathan's brother's home in Abuja

Security operatives stormed the home of former first lady, Patience Jonathan’s brother in Maitama, Abuja, yesterday evening. An eyewitness disclosed that the security agents laid siege at the house for many hours and later gained access into the premises where they reported ransacked everywhere. The visit by the Security Operatives might be due to the current investigation going on, after ...

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Convicted Nigerian escapes from Indian prison hours before his deportation

Convicted Nigerian escapes from Indian prison hours before his deportation

A 35-year-old Nigerian convict escaped from the Anti-Narcotics Cell’s custody, on Monday, January 2nd, 2017, after he completed his 3-years jail term. John Okoro, was arrested in 2014 in a narcotic case. He finished his jail term in December 31st, and was brought to the Azad Maidan lock up in preparation for his departure. He asked for permission to step ...

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17 years old boy’s body found floating in Argungu river

17 years old boy's body found floating in Argungu river

An unidentified body of a 17 years old boy was found floating in the Argungun river two days ago. Reports indicate the boy had gone to the river to swim and got drowned in the process. Authorities in Argungun Local Government in Kebbi State are currently in search for the relatives of the deceased. Anyone with useful information should call 08169693066 ...

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Photos: Decomposing body of 300L BSU student found in Lokoja days after being declared missing

Photos: Decomposing body of 300L BSU student found in Lokoja days after being declared missing

The decomposing body of Miss Grace Ene Onaivi, was found few days ago. Onaivi, an Edo-born 300 level student of Benue State University, was declared missing by her family on December 24th, 2016. One of the deceased family members, wrote on Facebook, saying: “Rest In Peace Little Sister. Wht a wicked world, to see you live us in a brutal ...

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Soldiers kill three female suicide bombers in Adamawa state

Soldiers kill three female suicide bombers in Adamawa state

Three female suicide bombers were gunned down by 28 Task Force Battalion, in Bakin Dutse in Madagali Local Government, Adamawa State. The bombers planned to target customers at the Madagali market today being a market day.

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